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.F.L.O.A.T.I.N.G. By Nana S. Achampong
eBook (PDF): $6.25
(4 Ratings)
(HARD COVER)“ From the daily death of the sun to the cry of a sister for the life of a brother, from [John] Coltrane’s melodic place in history to the griot’s spoken path creating... More > history, we view places seen and unseen. Paths traveled with timeworn shoes and an international vision. Pain and joy from a heart full from the sights of many missions.” Sandi Mallory, WEAA 88.9 FM, Lite FM.< Less
.F.L.O.A.T.I.N.G. By Nana S. Achampong
eBook (PDF): $3.00
(6 Ratings)
“ From the daily death of the sun to the cry of a sister for the life of a brother, from [John] Coltrane’s melodic place in history to the griot’s spoken path creating history, we... More > view places seen and unseen. Paths traveled with timeworn shoes and an international vision. Pain and joy from a heart full from the sights of many missions.” Sandi Mallory, WEAA 88.9 FM, Lite FM.< Less
The Blight [large Print] By Nana S. Achampong
eBook (PDF): $8.49
(1 Ratings)
[Large print] The Blight is a tragicomic African mystery about a disorientated man's quest to regain his soul, literally. This creepy tale unravels through the flawed protagonist’s own twisted... More > observations on a journey with disparate characters from the mean, pathetic psyche of turn-of-the-millennium urban West Africa. ‘The Blight’, an introspective of contemporary sensibilities, tackles the burning taboos of sexuality, politics, religion, education, tribe, pan-Africanism, corruption, class, sexual repression and wealth from a humorous and original, yet lucid point of view. Ansong wishes to die so he can regain his soul; Larepoh desires new breasts so she can ‘live’; Valentin needs to steal so he can become honest; Doc’s yearning is to cheat so she can taste love; and, Sgt. Tackey dreams of achieving recognition by any means necessary so he may gain the respect of his unfaithful wife. ‘The Blight’ is about the broken lives of these characters, humorous from a distance, but heartrending close-up.< Less
i, immigrant By Nana S. Achampong
eBook (PDF): $5.99
(1 Ratings)
An introspective of the immigrant underground experience in Maryland, as seen through the lives of an unlikely cast whose incursions into Cyberia, the supernatural, and the back streets of Baltimore... More > leave behind a trail of darkness and chills. Through the eyes of undocumented Cape Verdean immigrant Mascarenhas Sonhando, this pseudo-murder mystery provokes candid discussions on race, citizenship, undocumented immigration, the 'akata' infamy, interracial America, gender roles, and the vestiges of colonization. “If an indigenous person had a choice of who his colonial oppressor (the Dutch, the French, the Swiss, the Danes, the British) should be, by far the preferred option of tormenter would surely be the Americans; to their brutality was always added a commensurate portion of compassion. They would rape you, and then rehabilitate you, complete with complimentary therapy….” Once in America though, Mascarenhas' fantasies of the black Eden quickly dissolve into a nightmare in Sodom&Gomorrah.< Less
The Blight By Nana S. Achampong
eBook (PDF): $8.49
(5 Ratings)
The Blight is a tragicomic African mystery about a disorientated man's quest to regain his soul, literally. This creepy tale unravels through the flawed protagonist’s own twisted observations... More > on a journey with disparate characters from the mean, pathetic psyche of turn-of-the-millennium urban West Africa. ‘The Blight’, an introspective of contemporary sensibilities, tackles the burning taboos of sexuality, politics, religion, education, tribe, pan-Africanism, corruption, class, sexual repression and wealth from a humorous and original, yet lucid point of view. Ansong wishes to die so he can regain his soul; Larepoh desires new breasts so she can ‘live’; Valentin needs to steal so he can become honest; Doc’s yearning is to cheat so she can taste love; and, Sgt. Tackey dreams of achieving recognition by any means necessary so he may gain the respect of his unfaithful wife. ‘The Blight’ is about the broken lives of these characters, humorous from a distance, but heartrending close-up.< Less
Sun of God By Nana S. Achampong
eBook (PDF): $5.99
(1 Ratings)
This is the story of the Congo crisis. It is crafted in a play in five acts that deals with greed for power through the mad pursuit of copper. The story has all the elements at play in the central... More > African empasse - a pinch of avarice here, another of envy there, a little taste of love and hate, and of great deeds and fate. This landscape is filled with tales of ambition with lofty mountains of deception and passionate valleys of corruption, all set in the region in pre-colonial times.< Less
It Pays To Be Kind By Nana S. Achampong
eBook (PDF): $3.00
(1 Ratings)
Anq, a kind orphan, is driven out of his village by the wicked Togbe Bush. However, due to his compassion, Anq ends up with more than he could ever dream of. What Togbe meant for evil turned out to... More > be good for Anq.< Less
Adinkra Ikoncepts of the Ashanti Akan By Nana S. Achampong
eBook (PDF): $6.25
(2 Ratings)
Adinkra (ī'kŏn')-cepts: [concept ikons of the Asante Akan of West Africa] is Achampong's seventh book. This book, his second non-fiction, traces the origin of the Adinkra symbols, the... More > concepts and aphorisms they represent, and the origin of the Akan of West Africa; it discusses the phenomenon’s nuances, evolution and current applications. The author enhances the definitive work with a sumptuous buffet of pictures and illustrations.< Less
i dream a song By Nana S. Achampong
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New verses and songs from the author of Salt in Her Womb and Kikuyu Princess.
Salt in her womb By Nana S. Achampong
eBook (PDF): $6.25
(2 Ratings)
"Salt in her Womb" is Achampong's tenth book. This book, his forth collection of verse, was inspired in part by internet networking friends - especially on MySpace and Facebook. It is a... More > tentative journey into the zones of desire and longing.< Less

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